The Double Five Shopping Festival (Suzhou Sub-venue) kicked off at Hubin Square by the Jinji Lake at 7:45 yesterday, bringing in a wide variety of benefits, activities and fairs to boost local consumption.
At the launching ceremony, Jinji Lake Music Fountain gave a water show Scenic Suzhou, the city song of Suzhou. The official logo for the shopping carnival was lit simultaneously at the Gate of the Orient and in the night sky through drones.
During the live broadcast, CCTV reporters introduced multiple consumption hot spots in Suzhou and showcased the charm, vitality and potential of local markets to audiences from home and abroad.
A four-hour live-streaming session, featuring Mayor’s pick, interactive video link, on-site performance, etc. kicked off right after the launching ceremony. Some ten hit products made their debut during the session.